Contractures occur in the joints of many individuals with neuromuscular disease. These include muscular dystrophy, myopothy, Charcot Marie Tooth, ALS, and Friedrich's ataxia. Contractures cause deformity in the affected joint, often leading to pain and functional difficulties.

Contractures and Neuromuscular Disease

Have you experienced contractures? What types of treatment have helped you the most?

Jori Reijonen, Ph.D.
Neuromuscular Diseases